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Brown Stag Beetle Ryssonotus nebulosus

Observer

gissy-spiders

Date

February 13, 2020 10:15 PM +13

Description

I’ve never seems anything like this before. Looks like it could bite pretty hard.

Brown Stag Beetle - Photo (c) Auckland War Memorial Museum, some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Brown Stag Beetle (Ryssonotus nebulosus)
Added on February 13, 2020.
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New Zealand Sea Lion Phocarctos hookeri

Observer

lesleyunit

Date

February 8, 2020 06:49 PM +13

Place

Otago, NZ (Google, OSM)

Description

Is this a sea lion or fur seal?

New Zealand Sea Lion - Photo (c) Michael, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-SA)
jtweed's ID: New Zealand Sea Lion (Phocarctos hookeri)
Added on February 13, 2020.
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Australian Crop Mirid Sidnia kinbergi

Observer

lisa_bennett

Date

February 9, 2020 01:02 PM NZDT
Plant Bugs - Photo (c) vincef, all rights reserved
jtweed's ID: Plant Bugs (Family Miridae)
Added on February 12, 2020.
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morganemerien

Date

February 12, 2020 10:11 PM +13
Forest Looper - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Forest Looper (Pseudocoremia leucelaea)
Added on February 12, 2020.
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possumsend

Date

February 11, 2020 05:58 PM NZDT

Description

Several males seen flying along a bush track, mid evening. 3 caught for comparison, photographs and then released.

Pseudocoremia dugdalei - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Pseudocoremia dugdalei, a member of Loopers (Family Geometridae)
Added on February 12, 2020.
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Gorse Seed Weevil Exapion ulicis

Observer

grey

Date

February 11, 2020 01:25 PM NZDT

Description

Small weevil (about 2 mm long) found on windscreen of parked car.

Gorse Seed Weevil - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Gorse Seed Weevil (Exapion ulicis)
Added on February 11, 2020.
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Forest Looper Pseudocoremia leucelaea

Observer

strewick

Date

February 10, 2020 10:37 PM NZDT
Forest Looper - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Forest Looper (Pseudocoremia leucelaea)
Added on February 11, 2020.
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possumsend

Date

February 11, 2019 08:04 PM NZDT

Description

Inside house. Not familiar with this moth. Deep black until exposed to headlamp or camera flash. Reflective. Antenna swept back. Forewing about 12-14mm.

Stericta carbonalis - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Stericta carbonalis, a member of Pyralid Snout Moths (Family Pyralidae)
Added on February 10, 2020.
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hurunui

Date

February 11, 2020 08:05 AM +13
Stericta carbonalis - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Stericta carbonalis, a member of Pyralid Snout Moths (Family Pyralidae)
Added on February 10, 2020.
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jacog

Date

February 9, 2020 05:03 PM +13

Description

Small, about 25mm in length. Kept checking out the holes in the tree. Whole bunch of them.

Pison - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
jtweed's ID: Genus Pison, a member of Square-headed Wasps (Subfamily Crabroninae)
Added on February 09, 2020.
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jacog

Date

February 9, 2020 05:03 PM +13

Description

Small, about 25mm in length. Kept checking out the holes in the tree. Whole bunch of them.

Bees - Photo (c) Scott King, all rights reserved
jtweed's ID: Bees (Epifamily Anthophila)
Added on February 09, 2020.
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Kowhai Moth Uresiphita maorialis

Observer

schneehagen

Date

February 9, 2020 01:16 PM NZDT
Kowhai Moth - Photo (c) steve_kerr, some rights reserved (CC BY), uploaded by Steve Kerr
jtweed's ID: Kowhai Moth (Uresiphita maorialis)
Added on February 09, 2020.
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New Zealand Grasshopper Phaulacridium marginale

Observer

schneehagen

Date

February 9, 2020 12:53 PM NZDT
New Zealand Grasshopper - Photo (c) Steve Reekie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: New Zealand Grasshopper (Phaulacridium marginale)
Added on February 09, 2020.
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New Zealand Grasshopper Phaulacridium marginale

Observer

schneehagen

Date

February 9, 2020 12:41 PM NZDT
New Zealand Grasshopper - Photo (c) Steve Reekie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: New Zealand Grasshopper (Phaulacridium marginale)
Added on February 09, 2020.
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schneehagen

Date

February 9, 2020 12:25 PM NZDT
Snout and Bark Beetles - Photo (c) Kristof Zyskowski, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
jtweed's ID: Weevils (Superfamily Curculionoidea)
Added on February 09, 2020.
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Northern Armyworm Mythimna separata

Observer

grey

Date

February 1, 2020 11:05 PM NZDT

Description

Attracted to light.

Northern Armyworm - Photo (c) onidiras, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: Northern Armyworm (Mythimna separata)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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Southern Armyworm Persectania aversa

Observer

grey

Date

February 1, 2020 11:03 PM NZDT

Description

Attracted to light.

Southern Armyworm - Photo (c) Possums' End, some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Southern Armyworm (Persectania aversa)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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Burnt Pine Longhorn Arhopalus ferus

Observer

mpnavest

Date

February 6, 2020 08:39 PM NZDT
Burnt Pine Longhorn - Photo (c) nzwide, all rights reserved, uploaded by Phil Bendle
jtweed's ID: Burnt Pine Longhorn (Arhopalus ferus)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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New Zealand Looper Epyaxa rosearia

Observer

strewick

Date

February 7, 2020 10:47 PM NZDT
New Zealand Looper - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: New Zealand Looper (Epyaxa rosearia)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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Slender Owlet Moth Rhapsa scotosialis

Observer

strewick

Date

February 5, 2020 11:17 PM NZDT
Slender Owlet Moth - Photo (c) Jon Sullivan, some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Slender Owlet Moth (Rhapsa scotosialis)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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strewick

Date

February 5, 2020 11:19 PM NZDT
Chalastra pellurgata - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Chalastra pellurgata, a member of Loopers (Family Geometridae)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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Giraffe Weevil Lasiorhynchus barbicornis

Observer

joduncan

Date

February 6, 2020 04:55 PM +13
New Zealand Giraffe Weevil - Photo (c) Steve Reekie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: Giraffe Weevil (Lasiorhynchus barbicornis)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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bugman-nz

Date

February 1, 2020 08:57 PM NZDT
Diasemia grammalis - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Diasemia grammalis, a member of Grass Moths (Family Crambidae)
Added on February 08, 2020.
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New Zealand Grasshopper Phaulacridium marginale

Observer

c_t_troup

Date

February 7, 2020 05:12 PM +13
New Zealand Grasshopper - Photo (c) Steve Reekie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: New Zealand Grasshopper (Phaulacridium marginale)
Added on February 07, 2020.
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wild_wind

Date

February 7, 2020
Epheus costifer - Photo (c) wild_wind, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: Epheus costifer, a member of Typical Longhorn Beetles (Subfamily Cerambycinae)
Added on February 07, 2020.
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Olive-green Coastal Katydid Austrosalomona falcata

Observer

jetdot37

Date

February 7, 2020 09:57 PM +13
Katydids - Photo (c) Ian Morton, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC-ND)
jtweed's ID: Katydids (Family Tettigoniidae)
Added on February 07, 2020.
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Red-winged Lycid Porrostoma rufipennis

Observer

koraunuischool

Date

February 7, 2020 05:31 PM +13
Red-winged Lycid - Photo (c) mohawkalex, all rights reserved, uploaded by mohawkalex
jtweed's ID: Red-winged Lycid (Porrostoma rufipennis)
Added on February 07, 2020.
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Plantain Moth Scopula rubraria

Observer

dougalm

Date

February 7, 2020 11:03 AM NZDT

Description

Forewing length approx 12mm in length.

Tags

Plantain Moth - Photo (c) Victor W Fazio III, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: Plantain Moth (Scopula rubraria)
Added on February 07, 2020.
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New Zealand Grasshopper Phaulacridium marginale

Observer

c_t_troup

Date

February 7, 2020 05:18 PM +13
New Zealand Grasshopper - Photo (c) Steve Reekie, some rights reserved (CC BY-NC)
jtweed's ID: New Zealand Grasshopper (Phaulacridium marginale)
Added on February 07, 2020.
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stephen_hartley

Date

February 7, 2020 11:13 PM +13
Helastia cinerearia - Photo (c) Landcare Research New Zealand Ltd., some rights reserved (CC BY)
jtweed's ID: Helastia cinerearia, a member of Carpet Moths (Subfamily Larentiinae)
Added on February 07, 2020.
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